Welcome to wger Workout Manager’s documentation!

wger (ˈvɛɡɐ) Workout Manager is a free, open-source web application that helps you manage your personal workouts, weight, and diet plans and can also be used as a simple gym management utility. It offers a REST API as well, for easy integration with other projects and tools.

For more details and a live system, refer to the project’s site: https://github.com/wger-project/wger

This documentation is intended for developers and administrators of the software.

Installation and administration


Administration guide



Feel free to contact us if you found this useful or if there was something that didn’t behave as you expected (in this case you can also open a ticket on the issue tracker).


All the code and the content is freely available and is hosted on GitHub: https://github.com/wger-project/wger


The application is licenced under the Affero GNU General Public License 3 or at your choice any later version (AGPL 3+).

The initial exercise and ingredient data is licensed additionally under a Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 3.0 (CC-BY-SA 3.0)

The documentation is released under a CC-BY-SA either version 4 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

Some images were taken from Wikipedia, see the SOURCES file in their respective folders for more details.